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Achievement through Counseling and Treatment

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Achievement through Counseling and Treatment (ACT) offers personal solutions and supports to adults seeking medication-assisted treatment for opiate abuse.

Services

  • Outpatient and Intensive Outpatient Methadone Maintenance Program— a structured daily treatment program for opiate-dependent individuals with at least a one-year history of opiate abuse
  • Individual, group, and family counseling and education
  • Physical examination, medication evaluation, and psychiatric evaluation and treatment
  • Free and confidential HIV/AIDS testing, counseling, and education
  • Hepatitis testing and inoculation
  • Case management services
  • Peer support services

Eligibility

  • Must be age 18 or over

Enrollment

  • Personal appointments are made to determine service needs and eligibility
  • Walk-ins are accepted Monday through Friday

 

Cost

Community Behavioral Health (CBH) pays for all treatment if you are an eligible participant If you are ineligible for CBH coverage, you may be eligible for Behavioral Health Services Initiative (BHSI) support or other insurance; private pay of a weekly fee may be arranged

Locations

ACT I:
5820 Old York Road
Philadelphia, PA 19141

ACT II:
1745 N. 4th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122

Hours

Monday – Friday
6 am – 4 pm
Saturday, Sunday and Holidays
8 am – 12 noon

Contact

Admissions and Additional Information:
TEL: 215.609.6040
TEL: ACT I: 215.276.8400
TEL: ACT II: 215.236.0100
EMAIL: act@jevs.org 
WEB: www.jevshumanservices.org/act

Additional Language Spoken

Spanish (available at ACT II)

 

For a copy of the JEVS Achievement Through Counseling and Treatment (ACT) most recent annual report, please contact Kristen Rantanen, Senior Vice President, Communications and Public Affairs, at 215-854-1806.

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